Monday, January 22, 2018
A New Challenge
Facebook hired Eurosport CEO Peter Hutton to "head up the social network’s efforts to broker worldwide deals for live-streaming sports," according to Todd Spangler of VARIETY. At Facebook, Hutton will focus on "securing global sports rights" and be based in Silicon Valley, according to sources.
Not Going Away
Amanda Staveley bristles as "wasted time" claim by Newcastle.
F1 teams OK changes to car bodies to give sponsors better play.
Budweiser, Labatt to roll out Olympics campaign during Super Bowl.
West Ham willing to up London Stadium rent if capacity is raised.
Riot Games Oceania partners with Hungry Jacks for Oceanic Pro League.
A Good Year
Durham CCC reports strong results, will pay off debt 10 years early.
Off The Air
F1 set to "all but disappear" from free-TV in Italy.
Closing The Window
EPL chiefs to study changes to transfer windows.
Birmingham takes shooting off the CWG schedule.